Posted July 3, 2017 4:24 pm by Comments

As the cream of the world’s foreign correspondents concentrated on topics like the fate of the last British policemen and the Happy Valley cemetery, a far more consequential event was about to upend the entire region. Exactly two decades ago, at the beginning of July, 1997, Asia was shaken by a seismic event that upended the established order and sent ripple effects still reverberating across the region even today – the Asian economic crisis that began on July 2, 1997. READ MORE

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